Press Releases


Emgage Pennsylvania met with Governor Shapiro and shared key concerns and requests of the Muslim community amidst the crisis in Gaza

Representatives of Emgage Pennsylvania, a Muslim American civic engagement organization, met with Pennsylvania Governor Josh Shapiro and members of his Administration on Thursday, October 26, 2023. The meeting was amicable and productive. The Emgage Pennsylvania team was pleased by the Governor’s openness to discussion and receptiveness to suggestions.


Emgage Action statement on Administration strategy to counter Islamophobia

Our hearts are heavy given the terrible tragedy unfolding in Gaza with the killing of over 9.000 Palestinians, including 3,700 children. The war on Palestinians has unleashed a new round of anti-Arab and anti-Muslim bigotry here at home that led to the tragic murder of six-year-old Wadea Al-Fayoume in Illinois. It also contributed to Islamophobic acts of hatred elsewhere, including in New York City, where an attacker ripped a teenager’s hijab off.


CAIR and Emgage Action Call on Fox News Anchors to Raise Muslim, Minority Community Engagement in Republican Presidential Primary Debate

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and Emgage Action today called on Fox News anchors Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum – who are scheduled to moderate the first Republican presidential primary debate on Wednesday, August 23 – to question Republican presidential candidates about their plans to reach out to and engage with Muslim, Arab, South Asian, Asian, African American, Hispanic, and other minority communities.


Emgage Florida announces launch of Muslim Civic Table chapter

Emgage Florida is pleased to announce the launch of a Muslim Civic Table state chapter.

The Muslim Civic Table is a convening program that will strengthen and connect leading Muslim nonprofit organizations, advocates, and leaders, and will serve as a hub that brings together the larger Muslim community and its allies.